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DRIES

An intimate portrait of the Fashion Designer Dries Van Noten. This film offers an insight into the life, mind and creative heart of a Master Fashion Designer who, for more than 25 years, has remained independent in a landscape of fashion consolidation and globalization. Reiner Holzemer follows him for one year and witnesses the creation of four collections.

Documentary, 90 | 52 min. (2016)

A RH Film, co-produced by Aminata Productions and RTBF, Télévision belge, in association with ARTE G.E.I.E. - VRT - Canvas.

Language versions: English, German, French, Flemish.

Supported by Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern and VOO. 

FESTIVAL INVITATIONS

2017

CPH:DOX, Copenhagen (World premiere)
Denmark

2017

Docville, Leuven
Belgium

2017

Moritz Feed Dog, Barcelona
Spain

2017

Int. Dok Film Festival Munich (German premiere)
Germany

2017

DocAviv, Tel Aviv
Israel

2017

Sydney Film Festival
Australia

2017

Sheffield International Documentary Festival
England

2017

AFI Silverdocs
United States
WORLD DISTRIBUTION
GERMAN DISTRIBUTOR
PRESS

"'Dries' is fashion's latest must-see documentary."

Dazed

Vogue US

11.10.2017

Dries premiere US

Dries Van Noten and Bergdorf Goodman Debut Dries to America's Fashion Elite

Paper Magazine

30.03.2017

10 Fashion Documentaries that will take you back to a better time

"Personally I think the film was most successful showing Dries in his element with all his little quirks: in his house and walking in his garden, in meetings at the studio, hanging out with Patrick, or those little moments backstage at the shows, says Spencer Phipps, creative director of PHIPPS INTERNATIONAL and former menswear designer at Dries van Noten, who appears in the film.

Paris Match

01.04.2017

Dries : Un film dans les coulisses du gourou belge de la mode à imprimés

Peu de temps après son centième défilé, le styliste belge Dries Van Noten voit sa carrière mise en images par Reiner Holzemer, dans Dries.

The Observer

03.02.2017

Six Fashion Documentaries in the works you need to know about

Alexander McQueen, Dries Van Noten, Gianni Versace and Martin Margiela are all getting time on the big screen.

The Hollywood Reporter

10.12.2017

Dries Van Noten discusses new documentary, celebrity dressing

"The thing is, of course, we gave full liberty to [filmmaker] Reiner [Holzemer]," says the designer. "It was quite uncomfortable sometimes but that's the reality."

Der Standard

18.08.2017

Film über Dries Van Noten: Leid und Leidenschaft

Ein sehr persönliches Porträt des Modemachers Dries Van Noten startet in den Kinos

South China Morning Post

23.04.2018

Dries film review

Fashion designer Dries Van Noten gets superior documentary treatment

GALLERY

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